Monroe - Brooks Area, ME

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Monroe - Brooks Area Profile


Overview

Monroe - Brooks Area is a tiny town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 4,715 people and just one neighborhood, Monroe - Brooks Area is the 222nd largest community in Maine.

Occupations and Workforce

Monroe - Brooks Area is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Monroe - Brooks Area is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Monroe - Brooks Area who work in office and administrative support (11.21%), management occupations (9.14%), and sales jobs (9.04%).

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 9.33% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.


Setting & Lifestyle

The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Monroe - Brooks Area has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Monroe - Brooks Area a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

Monroe - Brooks Area Demographics

The percentage of adults in Monroe - Brooks Area who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 20.97% of the adults in Monroe - Brooks Area have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Monroe - Brooks Area in 2010 was $20,484, which is low income relative to Maine, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $81,936 for a family of four. However, Monroe - Brooks Area contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Monroe - Brooks Area home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Monroe - Brooks Area residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Monroe - Brooks Area include Irish, French , German, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Monroe - Brooks Area is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Monroe - Brooks Area 0.101011101001110
Maine 1.30

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Monroe - Brooks Area 0.101011101001110
Maine 18.30

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Maine 3

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

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School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 3 districts:

RSU 20


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District Quality Compared to Maine

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Better than of ME school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to ME Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Stockton Springs Elementary School
113 Church Street
Stockton Springs, ME, 04981
PK-PK
Searsport Elementary School
30 Mortland Road
Searsport, ME, 04974
KG-05
Searsport District High School
24 Mortland Road
Searsport, ME, 04974
09-12
Searsport District Middle School
26 Mortland Road
Searsport, ME, 04974
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 62.1% 45.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 52.7% 39.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.4% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

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RSU 03/MSAD 03


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District Quality Compared to Maine

(10 is best)

Better than of ME school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to ME Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Walker Memorial School
33 West Maine Street
Liberty, ME, 04949
PK-05
Troy Central School
733 Bangor Rd
Troy, ME, 04987
KG-05
Mt View Elementary School
573 Mount View Road
Thorndike, ME, 04986
KG-05
Mt View Middle School
575 Mount View Road
Thorndike, ME, 04986
06-08
Mt View High School
577 Mount View Road
Thorndike, ME, 04986
09-12
Morse Memorial School
27 School Street
Brooks, ME, 04921
PK-05
Monroe Elementary School
36 West Main Street
Monroe, ME, 04951
KG-05
Unity Elementary School
84 School Street
Unity, ME, 04988
PK-PK

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 69.1% 45.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 58.1% 39.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.0% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

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RSU 71


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Maine

(10 is best)

Better than of ME school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to ME Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Captain Albert W. Stevens School
31 Elementary Avenue
Belfast, ME, 04915
KG-05
Ames Elementary School
165 New England Road
Searsmont, ME, 04973
02-05
Kermit S Nickerson School
18 Townhouse Road
Swanville, ME, 04915
PK-05
Gladys Weymouth Elem School
2 South Main Street
Morrill, ME, 04952
PK-01
East Belfast School
14 Swan Lake Avenue
Belfast, ME, 04915
PK-05
Belfast Area High School
98 Waldo Ave.
Belfast, ME, 04915
09-12
Troy A Howard Middle School
173 Lincolnville Avenue
Belfast, ME, 04915
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 39.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.4%

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